Took GRE last week! Some suggestions.|
by gretest1111 - 21326 reads, based on 22 votes
I studied for about 1 month (5 days a week, ~2hrs a day) before taking the test. I mainly used barrons as a guide. I memorized all the high frequency words (i think theres like 330 of them), and just looked over the rest. I felt i was pretty comfortable with the verbal section but ended up not doing as well as i thought. Many of the words i studied did show up on the test, but they werent always in antonym or the analogy questions. Many times they would be inbedded in paragraphs or in the answers to questions. As far as the direct vocabulary type questions (antonyms and analogy), i got the short end of the stick and had to guess on several....